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Women's dress, circa 1970s

Identifier: C1984.024.002

Scope and Contents

From the Series:

This collection includes digital photographs of select pieces of women's clothing designed in the 1910s through the 2010s from Ball State University's Mary Beeman Historic Costume Collection. Digital photographs were taken in 2009 and 2021.

A portion of the physical collection has been photographed and made available on the Digital Media Repository. (Click digital object link in red box to access.)


  • circa 1970s

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.


From the Collection: 0.2 Cubic Feet (1 small archival CD box)

From the Collection: 9.29 Gigabytes : digital images of 98 costumes

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Materials Specific Details

Label Reads: Homemade, no label; Color: Light pink; Neckline: Squared neckline, with shaped facing; Sleeve: Set-in puff sleeve, short sleeved, elastic, ribbon, lace detailing; Bodice: Empire waistline with waist dart; Skirt: Floor length, some gathering at waistline to creat fullness, 2 ruffle teirs at the bottom with ribbon, lace detailing; Closures: CB zip; Trims: Encased elastic at sleeve, ribbon lace ruffles; Textile: Nylon

Repository Details

Part of the Ball State University Archives Repository

Alexander M. Bracken Library
2000 W. University Avenue
Muncie Indiana 47306 USA